In Minneola, east of New York City, racist sidewalk graffiti directed at Blacks and Muslims was found on the sidewalk.
The graffiti included swastikas and the statement “Make America White again.”
“The slogan “Make American … Read more
The National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum and the Maricopa County chapter of the NAACP argued the law was discriminatory because it targeted … Read more
A national multi-ethnic coalition denounced Deadline for its March 24 article on Hollywood diversity by editor Nellie Andreeva.
The article paints a picture of so-called “reverse discrimination” in an industry in which people of color — who make up nearly 40% of the U.S. population — have been vastly underrepresented and caricatured since its inception … Read more
Vanita Gupta has been named to head the US Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, reports the Business Standard.
President Obama is expected to nominate her for the permanent position of Assistant Attorney General this fall or winter.
“Even as she has done trailblazing work as a civil rights lawyer, Vanita is also known as … Read more
Tested is the story of the cultural importance of education in the Asian American community and the desire of other communities to get a bigger piece of the pie. The pie in this case is Stuyvesant, Bronx Science and Brooklyn Tech, three nationally ranked public high schools in New York City where African Americans and … Read more
A challenge from Asian American groups and others to an Arizona law making it a crime for a doctor to perform an abortion based on the race and sex of a child has been dismissed by a federal judge, reports the Arizona Daily Star.
The judge ruled the groups had no legal standing to … Read more